GLSA-200612-14 : Trac: Cross-site request forgery

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Synopsis :

The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related
patches.

Description :

The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-200612-14
(Trac: Cross-site request forgery)

Trac allows users to perform certain tasks via HTTP requests without
performing correct validation on those requests.

Impact :

An attacker could entice an authenticated user to browse to a specially
crafted URL, allowing the attacker to execute actions in the Trac
instance as if they were the user.

Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.

See also :

http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200612-14.xml

Solution :

All Trac users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=www-apps/trac-0.10.1'

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 23866 (gentoo_GLSA-200612-14.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2006-5878